South Metro Hazmat Response
On October 24th, 2022 at approximately 08:35 South Metro Fire Rescue was dispatched to a hazardous materials incident at Parker Adventist Hospital, 9395 Crown Crest Boulevard. Dispatch advised responding units that a corrosive chemical had spilled in the boiler room and that one person reported that their eyes were burning. The department’s hazardous material team and decontamination unit were also dispatched to the scene. Firefighters were on scene about four hours, neutralizing the chemical and decontaminating themselves and their equipment.
Units on Scene:
South Metro: District Chief 1, Battalion Chief 2, Battalion Chief 4, Safety 18, Safety 35, Med 1, Engine 42, Tower 45, Medic 17, Medic 23, Medic 41, Medic 44, Hazmat 38, Decon 17, Bureau 13, Bureau 22 & PIO 10
Arapahoe Rescue Patrol: Rehab 12 (Cancelled)